Example sentences for: indians

How can you use “indians” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • While on a second expedition to colonize Florida, in 1521, Ponce de León was critically wounded during an attack by Indians; the explorer hoped to return Puerto Rico but lost his fight for life on the way back, in Havana, Cuba.

  • And while it may be foolish to deride secularism as hollow, it's not particularly risky--not in a nation of Indians.

  • In much 19 th - and early 20 th -century pulp fiction, American Indians and black Americans have a mystical rapport with animals, which author and audience alike understood arose from their proximity on the evolutionary scale.

  • He commented: “I learned that it (Wilson's professorial chair) was at Saskatoon, a place of which I had never heard, and that his university was that of Saskatchewan, which was connected in my imagination with ochred and feathered Indians rather than with a university apparently half a century ahead of Cambridge in science and of Oxford in common sense.”

  • This indifference does not, however, extend to particular kinds of Indians.


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